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Auction Description for Dreweatts: Books from the Ecclesiastical Collection of Joseph Mendham
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Tuesday 18th March 2014 9.30am to 5.30pm. Wednesday 19th March 2014 9.30am to 7.30pm. Day of Sale from 9.30am.
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Books from the Ecclesiastical Collection of Joseph Mendham

by Dreweatts & Bloomsbury


339 lots | 201 with images

March 20, 2014

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Bloomsbury House

24 Maddox Street

London, W1S 1PP United Kingdom

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Ratio inuendae Concordiae inter Ecclesias Reformatas

Lot 1: Ratio inuendae Concordiae inter Ecclesias Reformatas

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Description: Ratio inuendae Concordiae inter Ecclesias Reformatas, British Museum sale duplicate copy with stamp dated 1787 on title, [not in the BL], n.p., 1579 bound with other, later works, browned, broken in two, several ff. loose, front free endpaper loose, 18th century calf, rubbed, upper cover detached, sm. 4to .

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Lot 2: The Reasons which Doctour Hill hath brought, for the upholding of Papistry

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Description: The Reasons which Doctour Hill hath brought, for the upholding of Papistry, which is falselie termed the Catholike Religion, first edition, A1 woodcut coatof arms of Oxford University, woodcut initial "A", A1 soiled and torn, title and all to B6 slightly waterstained, T1 to end waterstained, lacks 2F4 last f. blank, 2F3 at end edges frayed and dampstained, browned, later endpapers, 18th century calf-backed boards, worn, covers detached, [STC 37], sm. 4to, Oxford, Joseph Barnes, 1604.

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A Treatise of the Perpetuall Visibilitie, and Succession of the True Church...

Lot 3: A Treatise of the Perpetuall Visibilitie, and Succession of the True Church...

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Description: A Treatise of the Perpetuall Visibilitie, and Succession of the True Church in all Ages, corner torn away, ff. loose, contemporary calf, gilt stamp: "Edward Gwynn" on upper cover, corners and edges rubbed, covers detached, spine defective, [STC 39.3], Printed by Humphrey Lownes, for Robert Milbourne, 1624 § Crashaw (William) A Mittimus to the Iubile at Rome: or, the Rates of the Popes Custome-House, title in red and black, 18th century calf-backed boards, corners worn, spine split, [STC 6023], by G.P. for John White, 1625; and 2 others, sm. 4to (4).

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Lot 4: A Defence of The Reformed Catholicke of M.W

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Description: A Defence of The Reformed Catholicke of M.W. Perkins, lately deceased, against the bastard Counter-Catholicke of D. Bishop, Seminary Priest, 2 parts in 1, Royal coat of arms on verso of first title, part 2 2A6 small tear in margin affecting side note, 2E7 small tear in lower margin, a few small stains, slightly browned, margins trimmed, ink note by Mendham on second title, new endpapers, contemporary speckled calf, rebacked, [STC 14454], George Bishop, 1606; and 7 others, early 17th century English Catholicism and Protestantism etc., sm. 4to (8).

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Lot 5: Acosta (Joseph de) - De Natura Novi Orbis libri duo, et De

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Description: Promulgatione Evangelii apud Barbaros libri sex, Jesuit device on title, final blank f. present, few words misprinted and supplied in ink on H7 verso, some staining and marking, later blind-stamped calf, worn, covers loose, printer's waste (from an English bible) used as paste-downs, [Adams A124; Sabin 120], 8vo, Cologne, Off. Birckmannica for A. Mylius, 1596.

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De visibili Rom'anarchia contra Nich. Sanderi Monarchiam prolegomenon...

Lot 6: De visibili Rom'anarchia contra Nich. Sanderi Monarchiam prolegomenon...

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Description: De visibili Rom'anarchia contra Nich. Sanderi Monarchiam prolegomenon [graece] Libri duo, title within woodcut border, lacks 2F4 at end (?blank), slightly browned, Rev Thomas Baker's copy with his "socius ejectus" inscription at tail of title, also ink signature of George Baker on title, g.e., later endpapers, 19th century morocco, gilt, slightly rubbed, g.e., [STC 99], sm. 4to, John Day, 1573. An argument against Nicholas Sander's De visibili monarchia, the divine establishment of papal monarchy. Rev Thomas Baker (1656-1740), antiquary, of the county of Durham; rector of Long Newton which he resigned from motives of conscience in 1690; a fellow of St John's College, Cambridge from which he was ejected in 1717, for political contumacy. He retained a lively resentment of this and his other deprivations, and wrote in all his books, "socius ejectus", or "ejectus rector." He resided in college, as commoner, until his death in 1740.

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Lot 7: Martyrologium..., edited by Domenico Giorgi and Heribertus Rosweydus

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Description: ( Saint , Archbishop of Vienne ) Martyrologium , edited by Domenico Giorgi and Heribertus Rosweydus, engraved vignette on title and illustrations, contemporary half vellum, slightly yellowed, edges uncut, Venice, Apud Sebastianum Coleti et Jo: Baptistam Albrizzi Hieron. Fil, 1745; and c. 20 others, folio (c. 20).

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Agrippa von Nettesheim (Heinrich Cornelius) - De Incetitudine & Vanitate Scientiarum & Artium atque Excellentia Verbi Dei Declamatio,

Lot 8: Agrippa von Nettesheim (Heinrich Cornelius) - De Incetitudine & Vanitate Scientiarum & Artium atque Excellentia Verbi Dei Declamatio,

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Description: first edition, title in woodcut border, lack final ? blank f., woodcut of 'Charitas' cut down and mounted on fly-leaf at end, some marginal worming, last few ff. lower corner holed or defective, some staining and marking, inscription obliterated at head of title, note and name on title, early marginalia and scoring, later English note at end, twentieth century calf, new endpapers, [Adams A379], Antwerp, J. Grapheus, 1530. A satire on the lamentable state of science and the arts.

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An Apologie and True Declaration of the Institution and endeuours of the two...

Lot 9: An Apologie and True Declaration of the Institution and endeuours of the two...

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Description: An Apologie and True Declaration of the Institution and endeuours of the two English Colleges, the one in Rome, the other now resident in Rhemes: against certaine sinister informations giuen up against the same, first edition, device on title and recto of last f., woodcut initial, lacks final f. (blank), A8 slight ink mark, margins trimmed slightly affecting a few sidenotes, browned, contemporary vellum, yellowed and slightly soiled, [STC 369], sm. 8vo, Printed at Mounts in Henault, [Rheims, ?J. Foigny], 1581.

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A True Sincere and Modest Defence of English Catholiques... against a false......

Lot 10: A True Sincere and Modest Defence of English Catholiques... against a false......

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Description: A True Sincere and Modest Defence of English Catholiques against a false libel intuled; The Execution of Justice in England, only edition, title soiled and laid down, lacks D1, browned, margins trimmed, some contemporary notes in margins, 1f. of autograph manuscript notes by Joseph Mendham tipped-in at front, later endpapers, 19th century calf, scratched, covers loose, spine rubbed and chipped at head, [STC 373], 8vo, [ Rouen, French Parsons' Press, 1584]. In answer to William Cecil's "The execution of justice in England".

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E. The Present State of Popery in England [the West Indies, Maryland etc

Lot 11: E. The Present State of Popery in England [the West Indies, Maryland etc

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Description: E. (R.) The Present State of Popery in England [the West Indies, Maryland etc.], title soiled, [Sabin 65326], A. Dodd, 1733 bound with of the Persecutions of the Reformed Churches in France, Orange, and Piedmont. From the Year 1655. to this time, some heavy foxing, margins trimmed, [Wing H2174], Tho. Newborough and John Nicholson, 1699 bound with [Mayo (Richard)] Two Disputations Concerning the messiah. One Between a Protestant and a Jew, The other between a Protestant and a Jew, [ESTC lists 3 copies only not including the Mendham copy], George Keith, 1754; and another incomplete work bound in, together 4 works in 1 vol., bound in differing order, browned, 18th century calf-backed boards, edges and corners rubbed, upper cover detached, spine rubbed, 8vo.

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] Torturi Torti: Sive, ad Matthaei Torti LibrumResponsio

Lot 12: ] Torturi Torti: Sive, ad Matthaei Torti LibrumResponsio

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Description: (Lancelot, Bishop of Winchester )] Torturi Torti: Sive, ad Matthaei Torti LibrumResponsio, qui nuper editus contra Apologium, woodcut decoration on title, last f. errata, title soiled, 2Z1 to end inner margins at tail creased and slightly stained, late 17th century ink inscription in Latin and Greek of George Dethick on verso of last f. of text, contemporary vellum, creased and soiled, [STC 626], Robert Barker, 1609 § Burhill (Robert) Pro Torturi Torti contra Martinum Becanum Jesuitam, woodcut decoration on title, small part of lower corner torn away, title slightly foxed, margins trimmed, new endpapers, modern half calf, [STC 4118], 1611 § Thomson (Richard) Elenchus Refutationis Torturae Torti, A1 blank present with printed signature, 19th century calf, lacks lower cover, upper cover detached, lacks most of spine, [STC 24032], 1611, woodcut decorations on titles, slightly browned, sm. 8vo, Robert Barker, 1611 (3). Part of a written debate between Andrewes and Cardinal Bellarmine following the publication of James I's Apology for the oath, 1608, in which he defended the oath of allegiance.

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Lot 13: Casti Innocentis Ansaldi ordinis praedicatorum de sacro et publico apud...

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Description: Casti Innocentis Ansaldi ordinis praedicatorum de sacro et publico apud ethnicos pictarum tabularum cultu, The Heber copy, (with an ink note above his stamp 13 Dr ?Gopett's sale'), title with engraved vignette, contemporary vellum, Turin, in Regio Typographeo, 1768 § Witsius (Hermann) Miscellaneorum Sacrorum, engraved additional pictorial title, printed title in red and black, occasional spotting, contemporary vellum, Leiden, Conrad Mayer, 1736 § Lucas, Bishop of Tuy. De Altera Vita, Fideique Adversus Albigensium Errores Libri III, 2 parts in 1, titles with woodcut printer's devices, some foxing, contemporary polished calf, with gilt arms of Colbert family , upper joint cracked, but holding firm, spine ends chipped, corners worn, Ingolstadt, Andreas Angermarius, 1612-1613; and c.13 others, similar, v.s. (16). First mentioned sold as lot 231 for 2 shillings in the Heber sale.

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Lot 14: of Padua, Saint. Quadragesimales Sermones, 2 parts in 1

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Description: of Padua, Saint. Quadragesimales Sermones , 2 parts in 1, titles with large woodcut printer's devices, occasional early ink marginalia, part 2 water-stained and with lower corner of y4 torn away (not affecting text), 19th century half cloth, text broken in 2 at point of separation of parts, [Adams A1190], Paris, [Badius], 1521 § [Merlin (Jacques)] Conciliorum quator generalium. Niceni, Constantinopolitani, Ephesini, et Calcedonensis, 2 vol. in 1, titles within woodcut architectural borders, woodcut criblé initials, water-stained, contemporary calf, rebacked, [Not in Adams], Paris, François Regnault, 1535; and 11 others, 16th century Theology printed in France, one in a handsome, yet worn contemporary blind-stamped binding, some odd or defective, 8vo (13)

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Arnobius Afer. - Disputaationum adversus Gentes libri octo,

Lot 15: Arnobius Afer. - Disputaationum adversus Gentes libri octo,

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Description: first edition , lacks blank a 4 & R8, 2 ff. errata present at end, with colophon f.(R7) tipped-in to last p., last 3 ff holed and defective, with loss of text to last p. of errata, and restored, ownership inscription on title, neat marginal note on P4, light marking to title and occasionally elsewhere, later mottled vellum, red morocco spine-label, [Adams A1994], folio, Rome, F. Priscianen, 1542.

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Lot 16: Augsburg Confession.- - Confessiones Fidei Christianae tres,

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Description: 3 parts in 1, title in red and black, blank L4 present, some browning, early marginalia and scoring, Mendham note on fly-leaf, rubbed & marked, front cover little defective, Franckfurt, P. Brubach , 1559 § Protestatio Concionatorum aliquot Augustane Confessionis, adversus Conuentum Tridentinum, little marking, early name on title, few later notes, rubbed & marked, [? Basle], 1563, contemporary limp vellum, [Adams A2137, A2148], 4to (2)

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-. - Acta et Scripta Theologorum Wirtembergensium, et Patriarchae Constantinopolitani D. Hieremiae,

Lot 17: -. - Acta et Scripta Theologorum Wirtembergensium, et Patriarchae Constantinopolitani D. Hieremiae,

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Description: quae de Augustana Confessione inter se miserunt, final blank f. present, woodcut device on title, Greek and Latin text in double column, early owership entry, partly obliterated, on title, later bibliographical note on fly-leaf, contemporary blind-stamped pigskin over wooden boards, covers with triple rolls, surrounding central panels, upper cover with the Crucufixion, lower cover with Christ rising from the tomb, little rubbed and marked, spine browned, [Adams A2142], folio, Wittenberg, heirs of J. Crato, 1584.

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Of the Citie of God, first Edition in English, translated by John Healey

Lot 18: Of the Citie of God, first Edition in English, translated by John Healey

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Description: ( Saint, Bishop of Hippo ) Of the Citie of God, first Edition in English, translated by John Healey, woodcut ornament on title, A1 blank present, 2Y2 small tear in lower margin, 3Y5 & 6 corners torn away, some creasing, browned, later ink signature of John Legg on title, contemporary ink inscription on A1, 3X5 ink reference nos. in margin, hinges weak, contemporary calf, gilt, gilt centrepiece and border, rubbed, joints splitting, spine worn, [STC 916], folio, George Eld, 1610.

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Lot 19: Operum, 11 vol. in 8, double column, engraved frontispiece , vol

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Description: ( Saint, Bishop of Hippo ) Operum, 11 vol. in 8, double column, engraved frontispiece (creased), vol. 1 half-title only, slightly browned, a few later ink notes on titles, contemporary calf, rubbed, vol. 10 upper cover detached, vol. 4 upper cover stained, folio, Paris, Excudebat Franciscus Muguet, 1689-1700.

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Canones Paenitentiales, woodcut device on title, slightly browned,

Lot 20: Canones Paenitentiales, woodcut device on title, slightly browned,

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Description: Canones Paenitentiales, woodcut device on title, slightly browned, ?contemporary ink signature: "Richardus Hopkins" on title and another 17th century ink library inscriotion at head of title, also 18th century ink inscription on fly-leaf, 18th century calf, gilt, edges and corners rubbed, upper cover detached, lower joint splitting, [EDIT 16 CNCE 8934], sm. 4to, Venice, Felice Valgrisi, 1584. ?Richard Hopkins ( b. c. 1546, d. in or before 1596), Roman Catholic exile and translator; a close associate of William Allen.

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The Boy of Bilson: or a True Discovery of the late Notorious Impostures of...

Lot 21: The Boy of Bilson: or a True Discovery of the late Notorious Impostures of...

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Description: The Boy of Bilson: or a True Discovery of the late Notorious Impostures of Certaine Romish Priests in their pretended Exorcisme, or expulsion of the Diuell out of a young Boy, named William Perry, sonne of Thomas Perry of Bilson, only edition, lacks A1 ?blank, title slightly stained, title and some other ff. a little soiled in corners, title and all to A4 and L4 last f. loose, slightly browned, later wrappers, upper wrapper loose, margins soiled, [STC 1185], sm. 4to, by F.K. for William Barret, 1622.

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Relatio compendiosa turbarum quas Jesuitae Angli, woodcut device on title

Lot 22: Relatio compendiosa turbarum quas Jesuitae Angli, woodcut device on title

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Description: Relatio compendiosa turbarum quas Jesuitae Angli, woodcut device on title, lacks last f. (blank), slightly browned, front free endpaper corner cut away, contemporary vellum, yellowed and a little creased, lettered direct on spine, tear on spine, [STC 3106], sm. 4to, Rothomagi, [London], [ T. Creede, ?1601]. Against George Blackwell (1547-1612), archpriest of the secular clergy of England and Scotland.

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Lot 23: Scriptorum Illustrium Maioris Brytannie, vol

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Description: Scriptorum Illustrium Maioris Brytannie, vol. I only, woodcut device on title, portrait on vers of title, initials and printer's device at end, title, a2, 3A2 & 3 loose, title and some early ff. corners creased, browned, ink inscription on title: "Bibliotheca Acad Ingolstadii" and 2 old ex-library ink stamps, front free endpaper stained, contemporary vellum, defective, yellowed and extensively creased, Basel, Joannes Oporinus, [1557]; and another, folio (3).

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Lot 24: Carmelite. [Opera], 4 parts in 2 vol., 2 titles in red and black

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Description: Carmelite. [Opera], 4 parts in 2 vol., 2 titles in red and black, 3 titles with woodcut printer's devices and within ornate woodcut architectural borders, woodcut initials, some criblé, first title with ink signature to lower margin excised and with small section missing from inner lower margin, some worming, affecting a few letters on several ff., water-stained, some spotting, contemporary vellum, soiled, [Renouard, Badius Ascensius, II, pp.138-142], [Paris], [Josse Badius & for] Jean Petit, 1507-1513,

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Carmelite . Opus insigne de mundi calamitatibus earumque turn causis turn...

Lot 25: Carmelite . Opus insigne de mundi calamitatibus earumque turn causis turn...

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Description: Carmelite . Opus insigne de mundi calamitatibus earumque turn causis turn remediis , occasional early ink marginalia, verso of final f. with full-page woodcut, title lightly soiled, [Deventer], [Albert Paffraed], [1514] bound after Baptista Mantuanus, Carmelite, title and final otherwise blank f. with early ink notes, lower margin of title repaired, some water-staining to first few ff., [Not in Adams], [Deventer], [Albert Paffraed], [1515] bound with Baptista Mantuanus, Carmelite. Carmen de Fortuna quo illustrem ac bellicosum principem Franciscum , title with large woodcut printer's device, [Deventer], [Albert Paffraed], [1515] bound with Baptista Mantuanus, Carmelite. De certissimis sphaeraru[m] astrorum q[ue] legibus motionibus q[ue] in Robertu[m] Seuerinatem carmine Panegyrico , title within a woodcut border depicting 8 classical authors, including Virgil, Ovid and Cicero, extensive early ink notes to verso of final f., no place or printer, [?c.1514], together 4 works in 1 vol., a little closely trimmed at head, 19th century calf, worn, small 4to All works are rare. The frst mentioned work includes one of the earliest accounts of syphilis with an introductory verse by Ulsenius, who was the first German physician to publish an exact description of syphilis in a broadside printed in 1496.

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Lot 26: [Barnaud (Nicholas)] - Dialogus quo multa Exponuntur quae Lutheranis et Hugonotis Gallis Acciderunt,

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Description: title with woodcut "printer's device", 18th century ink inscription of Edward Smedley, title loose, water-stained, 18th century calf, worn, [Adams D397], Oragniae [i.e. ?Heidelberg], Adamus de Monte [i.e. Michael Schirat], 1573 § Beze (Thedore de) Epistolarum Theologicarum, second edition, title with woodcut printer's device, early ink marginalia, title lightly soiled, some light spotting, upper joint split, contemporary limp vellum, lacking ties, corners worn, [Adams B913], Geneva, apud Eustathium Vignon, 1575; and 5 others, similar, 1 an odd vol., v.s. ( 7)

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Lot 27: Annales Ecclesiastici.., edited by G.D. Mansi and D. Georgius, 38 vol

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Description: Annales Ecclesiastici.., edited by G.D. Mansi and D. Georgius, 38 vol. including 3 vol. index and 1 vol. Apparatus, vol. I some waterstaining, browned, vol. 12 mispaginated, vol. 22 misbound, Index vol. 2 misbound, bookplates of Edward Burton on front pastedowns, contemporary vellum, slightly yellowed and marked, vol. 28 upper cover cut, green calf labels, several missing, others damaged, folio, Lucca, typis Leonardi Venturini, 1738-59; sold not subject to return.

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Lot 28: Novum Testamentum , title and half-title in Greek & Latin, body text in Greek

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Description: (John, printer ) Novum Testamentum , title and half-title in Greek & Latin, body text in Greek, contemporary calf, worn at edges, upper cover marked, Oxford , 1763 § Account (An) of a Rich Illuminated Missal executed for John Duke of Bedford, plates, contemporary half morocco, worn at spine and corners , 1794; and a small quantity of others, 18th century Religion, small 4to et infra (sm.qty)

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Basnage (Jacques) - Histoire de l'eglise depuis Jesus-Christ...,

Lot 29: Basnage (Jacques) - Histoire de l'eglise depuis Jesus-Christ...,

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Description: 4 parts in 2 vol., woodcut vignette to titles, vol.1 title in red and black, some spotting and marginal browning, contemporary speckled calf, gilt, joints cracked but firm, extremities a little worn, folio, Rotterdam, Reinier Leers, 1699.

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Lot 30: Basnage (Jacques) - The History of the Jews,

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Description: from Jesus Christ to the Present Time, title printed in red & black, covers detached, 1708 § Brandt (Gerard) The History of the Reformation, 4 vol. in two, 2 engraved frontispieces, titles printed in red & black, lacking backstrips, 1720-23 § Hurd (William) A New Universal History of the Religious Rites, Ceremonies, and Customs, engraved plates, rebacked preserving contemporary compartments, [c.1780], contemporary calf, worn ; and c.20 others, Religious History, folio (c.25)

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Relatione della giornata delle Scorciolare fra l

Lot 31: Relatione della giornata delle Scorciolare fra l

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Description: Relatione della giornata delle Scorciolare fra l'amata Turchesca and Christiana alli sette d'Ottobre 1571, 8pp., large woodcut vignette on title, double-page woodcut map of the battle of Lepanto, title folding, margins very slightly soiled and browned, later endpapers, 19th century boards, soiled and marked, lacks most of spine, sm. 4to, Rome, Heirs of Antonius Bladus, [? 1571]. The celebrated battle in which a coalition of Mediterranean states, partly under the command of Mathurin Romegas defeated the Turkish fleet off Lepanto in October 1571.

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Lot 32: Naked Popery; or, the Falshood Of a Book called the Catholick Naked Truth

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Description: Naked Popery; or, the Falshood Of a Book called the Catholick Naked Truth, or the Puritan Convert to Apostolical Christianity; written by W.H[utchinson], errata on verso of last f., [Wing B1315], N. Simmons, 1677 bound with Roman Tradition Examined, [Wing B1378], no place, no printer, 1676, slightly browned, contemporary ink signature of Elizabeth Swynfen on fly-leaf, contemporary calf, rubbed, lower cover detached ; and c. 40 others, including others by Richard Baxter, mostly theology, 1670's, v.s., v.d. (c. 40).

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Beards.- Valeriano (Giovanni Pierio) - Pro Sacerdotum Barbis,

Lot 33: Beards.- Valeriano (Giovanni Pierio) - Pro Sacerdotum Barbis,

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Description: woodcut device on title, woodcut initial, upper margin trimmed, just touching some headlines, some scoring, some marking, names on fly-leaf, bookplate, later calf, spine gilt, worn, spine & front cover damaged, hinge cracked, 8vo, Paris, A. Wechel , 1558. A scarce and witty defence of the growing of beards by ecclesiastical dignitaries. Provenance: Comte de Fleury, F. Bruynincx, names.

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Lot 34: Cardinal ) Contradictiones Doctorum nunc-Romanae ecclesiae...

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Description: Cardinal ) Contradictiones Doctorum nunc-Romanae ecclesiae , title printed in red & black within wood-engraved architectural border, old vellum, [Adams B500], Strasbourg, Jobini, Bernardi Jobini, 1597; Antichristi Demonstratio, woodcut device on title, some spotting and browning, contemporary calf, lacking backstrip, covers detached, Barker, 1608; De gemitu columbæ sive De bono lacrymarum, woodcut device on title and last f., contemporary calf, spine gilt, worn at joints, Antwerp, ex Officina Plantiniana, 1617 § Disputationes , 3 vol. in four, titles printed in red & black with engraved vignettes, leaf of 19th century ms. notations at front of first vol., some damp-staining to top edges, contemporary blind-tooled calf, rebacked in later calf, Paris, ex Officinis Tri-Adelphorum Bibliopolarum, 1613; and 11 others, Bellarmine, v.s. (17)

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Discorso..., 24pp., woodcut printer's device on title

Lot 35: Discorso..., 24pp., woodcut printer's device on title

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Description: Discorso , 24pp., woodcut printer's device on title, small stain at head affecting title and all to C1, [EDIT 16 CNCE 5356], Florence, Appresso Bartholomeo Sermatelli, 1570 bound with Luis de Granada. Copia di una lettera scritta dal M.R.P. fra Luigi di Granata, 24pp., woodcut vignette on title, Rome, Appresso Giacobo Ruffinello, 1584 bound with Cerda (Antonio della) opia d'una lettera scritta dal R.P.M.F. Antonio della Cerda, Prouinciale in Portugallo, 8pp., woodcut vignette on title, reprinted in Verona, no printer, 1585, and 7 other pamphlets, together 10 works in 1, bound in differing order, slightly browned, 18th century vellum, soiled, 8vo & 4to.

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Lot 36: Tractationum theolgicarum, 3 vol. in 1, second edition

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Description: Tractationum theolgicarum, 3 vol. in 1, second edition, anchor devices on titles, browned, contemporary vellum, yellowed and soiled, [Adams ?B956; B958 & B959], folio, Excudebat Eustathius Vignon, 1582.

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New Testament, Greek. Novum Testamentum Graece, edited by J

Lot 37: New Testament, Greek. Novum Testamentum Graece, edited by J

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Description: New Testament, Greek. Novum Testamentum Graece, edited by J. Monicer, Latin title and Greek text, title with ornament and within woodcut border, large woodcut device on verso of last f., , e1-g1 corners slightly stained, o8 to end stain, browned, some foxing in places, later endpapers, 19th century calf, edges and corners rubbed, joints splitting, gilt spine, [Adams B1649], 8vo, Strassburg, apud Vuolfium Cephalaeum, 1524.

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New Testament, Greek & Latin. Joannes Frobenius Candido Lectoris s.d

Lot 38: New Testament, Greek & Latin. Joannes Frobenius Candido Lectoris s.d

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Description: New Testament, Greek & Latin. Joannes Frobenius Candido Lectoris s.d. en Novum Testamentum, ex Erasmi Roterodami Recognitione , part I only, triple column, a2 within woodcut border, woodcut initials, lacks title (supplied in manuscript), A1-6 water-stained, V1 to end lower marginal staining, some other smaller staining, slightly browned, 17th century panelled calf, gilt, rubbed, corners worn, upper cover detached, [D 4603], folio, Basel, Johann Froben, 1527; sold not subject to return.

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Greek & Latin. Novum Testamentum..., commentaries by Erasmus, 2 parts in 1

Lot 39: Greek & Latin. Novum Testamentum..., commentaries by Erasmus, 2 parts in 1

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Description: Greek & Latin. Novum Testamentum , commentaries by Erasmus, 2 parts in 1, Caesar de Missy's copy with his ink inscription on first title, double column, text in Greek and Latin, woodcut printer's device on title, and final versos, woodcut initials, first title slightly soiled and edges frayed, part I e1-p1 dampstained at tail with some marks & t2-M4 similar stain, slightly browned, later endpapers, late 18th century diced russia-backed boards, rubbed, upper cover detaching, spine split, [D 4609], folio, Johann Froben and Nicolaus Episcopius, 1535. Inscription reads: "Ex libris Caesaris De Missy Berolinensis Londini: An. Dm 1748." Rev. Caesar de Missy (1703-75), theologian, chaplain to George III, scholar of the New Testament, and book collector. De Missy's books were sold at auction on 18 March 1776.

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.- Apanta ta tes Kaines Diathekes [graece]. Novum ...Testamentum , 2 vol

Lot 40: .- Apanta ta tes Kaines Diathekes [graece]. Novum ...Testamentum , 2 vol

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Description: ( Greek and Latin ).- Apanta ta tes Kaines Diathekes [graece]. Novum Testamentum , 2 vol., device on titles, triple column, Greek text between Vilgate and Erasmus' version, seventeenth cemtury red morocco, gilt rules on covers, spines gilt, little rubbed, but vol. 2 spine remarkably bright, g.e, vol.1 without free endpapers, [Adams B1688; Darlow & Moule 4623], 8vo, Geneva, R. Stephanus, 1551. "The notable feature of this edition is the division of the text into numbered verses, a practice adopted for the first time in this Testament." - D. & M.

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Lot 41: Polyglot. Novum Iesu Christi D.N. Testamentum, vol

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Description: Polyglot. Novum Iesu Christi D.N. Testamentum, vol. I only, title and text in Latin and Greek, woodcut printer's device on title, word rubbed out on title, lacks 3m8 blank at end, browned, 19th century ink signature of James Mornier Fleming on fly-leaf, engraved bookplate of the Duke of St Albans on front pastedown, 19th century morocco, slightly rubbed, corners bumped, upper joint splitting at head, lower joint splitting, [Adams B1688; D 4623], 8vo, [Geneva], Robert Estienne, 1551. The first edition of the New Testament to have numbered verses.

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Italian. Bibia volgare, laquale in se contiene i sacrosanti libri del...

Lot 42: Italian. Bibia volgare, laquale in se contiene i sacrosanti libri del...

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Description: Italian. Bibia volgare, laquale in se contiene i sacrosanti libri del Vecchio et Nuovo Testamento, 2 parts in 1, translated by Niccolò de Malermi, double column, woodcut vignette on title and numerous woodcut illustrations in the text, title soiled and edge frayed, some other ff. margins stained, 2N2 corner cut, contents shaken, browned, margins trimmed, 2 ink signatures on title (1 crossed out) and some later ink marginal notes, 19th century ink note on front free endpaper, front free endpaper loose, contemporary panelled reversed calf over wooden boards, worn, upper cover detached, [Adams B1199], sm. 4to, Venice, Andrea Muschio, 1566.

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Latin. Biblia Sacra, 1 vol. in 3, double column, 3 folding woodcut maps

Lot 43: Latin. Biblia Sacra, 1 vol. in 3, double column, 3 folding woodcut maps

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Description: Latin. Biblia Sacra, 1 vol. in 3, double column, 3 folding woodcut maps, woodcut illustrations, 6 folding tables (1 with illustration), title with ink marks and 17th and 18th century ink signatures, sig. * at beginning slight worming in margins (last f. repaired), T2 corner torn away, 17th and 18th century inscriptions (William Pierce Nethersol 1781 etc.), browned, margins trimmed, later endpapers, 19th century patterned calf, gilt, edges rubbed, joints breaking, spines worn, [Adams B1076], 8vo, Lyon, Bartholomew Vincent, 1568.

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Lot 44: Syriac . Diyatika hadata . Novum Domini nostri Iesu Christi testamentum syriace

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Description: Syriac . Diyatika hadata . Novum Domini nostri Iesu Christi testamentum syriace, woodcut device on title, title & references in Hebrew & Latin, main text in Hebrew only, stamps on blank pp. at beginining & end, contemporary calf, covers detached, corners rubbed, 16mo, Antwerp, Christopher Plantin , 1575.

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Latin . Biblia Sacra Vulgatae Editionis , printed title in red and black

Lot 45: Latin . Biblia Sacra Vulgatae Editionis , printed title in red and black

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Description: Latin . Biblia Sacra Vulgatae Editionis , printed title in red and black, engraved title, double column, marginal tears and repairs to last few ff, with loss to a few letters, last f. mounted, browning and marking, contemporary vellum, rubbed and marked, [Adams B1101; Darlow & Moule 6184], folio, Rome, Typ. Apostolica Vaticana, 1592. First edition of the Clementine Bible, the standard Latin version of the Roman Catholic church until 1979.

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English. The Bible: That is the Holy Scripture conteined in the Old and New...

Lot 46: English. The Bible: That is the Holy Scripture conteined in the Old and New...

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Description: English. The Bible: That is the Holy Scripture conteined in the Old and New Testament, 3 parts in 1, [Geneva version], general title within heart-shaped border, woodcut illustrations, lacks A1 (blank), title a little stained, R5 corner torn and repaired, S1 margin torn and repaired, T5 corner torn and repaired, other small tears and creasing to edges, bound with an incomplete copy of "The Whole Book of Psalmes", 1601 at end, browned, some marks and stains, some 17th & 18th century ink notes, margins trimmed, later endpapers, 17th century calf, rubbed, rebacked in 19th century calf, upper cover detaching, defective, [STC 2183; Herbert 262], sm. 4to, Robert Barker, 1601.

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English. The Holie Bible..., translated largely by Gregory Martin, 2 vol

Lot 47: English. The Holie Bible..., translated largely by Gregory Martin, 2 vol

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Description: English. The Holie Bible , translated largely by Gregory Martin, 2 vol., the Douai version, titles within woodcut borders, vol. I title loose and creased, 6T1 to end torn at head with some small loss, vol. II title torn and laid down, title and all to A3 loose, 3E1 small tear in margin, lacks last f. at end (?blank), [STC 2207; D 300], Printed at Doway by Laurence Kellam, at the signe of the holie Lambe, 1609-10 with Bible, English. The New Testament of Jesus Christ , 5 engraved plates, woodcut initials, lacks engraved title, printed title torn with loss and laid down, title and A2 loose, some early ff. slightly creased, 2X3 torn with loss and torn and repaired at tail, 3C1 & 2 at end torn and creased, last f. laid down, foxed and browned throughout, margins trimmed with loss to some headlines and sidenotes, [STC 2946; D 479], [Rouen], By John Cousturier, 1633, later endpapers, uniformly bound in 18th century reversed calf, extensively rubbed, all upper covers detached, vol. I lower cover detached, sm. 4to ; sold not subject to return (3).

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English. The New Testament..., double column

Lot 48: English. The New Testament..., double column

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Description: English. The New Testament , double column, ink stains on title and verso of last f., 2L8-2M3 wormholes in lower margins, 2P7 tear, 2P7 & 8 margins frayed, margins trimmed, contemporary vellum, covers in later vellum, spine browned, lettered direct on spine, [STC 2923], 12mo, Antwerp, James Seldenslach, 1621.

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Lot 49: Greek. Divinae scripturae, nempe veteris ac Novi Testamenti omnia

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Description: Greek. Divinae scripturae, nempe veteris ac Novi Testamenti omnia, double column, text in Greek, device on title, title and all to A3 margins torn and repaired, 4Y1 to end some tears, margins and corners torn and repaired with some slight loss, some soiling, contemporary calf, edges a little rubbed, corners bumped, Frankfurt, Wechel, 1607 § Bible, France. La Saincte Bible, contenant le vieil et Nouveau Testament, translated by the theologians of the University of Louvain, title in red and black, large engraved vignette on title, small wormhole on title and some other ff., ,small part of corner torn away, hinges a little weak, contemporary calf, gilt, rubbed, gilt spine creased and splitting, Paris, Chez Mathurin Henault, 1646; and c. 45 other Bibles, New Testaments etc., v.s., v.d. (c. 45).

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New Testament, Mohawk. The Gospel According to Saint John

Lot 50: New Testament, Mohawk. The Gospel According to Saint John

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Description: New Testament, Mohawk. The Gospel According to Saint John, [translated by John Norton], first edition, [one of 2000 copies], title and text in Mohawk and English, title and text loose, lacks A1 ?blank, slightly browned, endpapers loose, contemporary calf, edges rubbed, corners bumped, spine defective, [D 6797; Sabin 49846], sm. 8vo, British and Foreign Bible Society, [1804].

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